Lazybrook News

from the Lazybrook Civic Club

Archive for May, 2010

SSQQ coming soon…

Monday, May 24th, 2010

From Swamplot…

COME JUNE, PROMISE the owners of SSQQ, the popular social dance studio will reopen just to the west of Restaurant Depot, in the former Kmart beached on the asphalt shores at 20th St. and T.C. Jester near Timbergrove.

Updated 05/24/2010…

Jaycee Park Update

Thursday, May 13th, 2010

If you did not make it to the festival on Saturday or had to leave early, these are the 2 big announcements you missed…

Civic Club Meeting on May 18th

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010

Come and join the discussion! All are welcome to participate in the cultivation of our great neighborhood.

Door Prizes will be available!

Party for a Playground

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010

Click to Download FlyerJoin Friends of Jaycee Park for the Hartman & Associates PARTY FOR A PLAYGROUND fundraiser this Saturday, May 8th from 4-7pm! We are featuring live music by the Jubilee & Bayou Banjo Bands (, food, trackless train, face painting, balloon artist, field day games, carnival games, inflatable climbing wall, silly string arena…. All activities are $1-3.

Letter from the President

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

Hello Neighbors – I am keeping a close eye out my kitchen window at all you new walkers/runners.  So far I am still just gazing out and making promises to my 1st Lady Richard that I will join you all very soon.  My apologies for the removal of the tree swing.  We took it to [...]

Things Your Burglar Won’t Tell You

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

“Thanks for letting me come in to use the bathroom, love those flowers. That tells me you have taste … And taste means there are nice things inside. Those yard toys your kids leave out always make me wonder what type of gaming system they have. “

May Newsletter

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

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Jaycee Park Update

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

50 volunteers came together ready to plant over 150 trees. After a breakfast provided by realtor, Sharon Ettinger, and a brief tree planting demonstration by one of the foresters, we went to work and planted all the trees in about an hour and a half! We had volunteers from Timbergrove, Lazybrook, Heritage Creek, Timbergrove Point, Oak Forest and even 1 from Spring Branch that read about the planting in the newspaper and 2 from Humble that work in the area.

Yard of the Month – May 2010

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

For May we selected the yard at 2019 Sea King for Yard of the Month owned by Jennifer and David Bowes. I was surprised when Jennifer told me that the landscapers just finished putting in the new landscaping the day before I showed up to select the yard of the month.

May Security Update

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

Citizens on Patrol Hours Logged January 2010 – 48.5 February 2010 – 40.25 March 2010 – 43 I appreciate the continued support of our patrollers and the interest from new patrollers that have completed the training course. Thank you very much for keeping a watchful eye on the neighborhood. Crime in the Neighborhood 4/12 Theft [...]

Central Division PIP meeting

Saturday, May 1st, 2010

Citizens and Police … Friendship Through Education The Houston Police Department has had a Community Service Division since the Seventies. When a group of citizens requested a presentation on a crime prevention topic, they would send one of their officers to the group and advise them what they could do to keep from becoming crime [...]